VOL. 128 | NO. 56 | Thursday, March 21, 2013
National Hispanic Professional Organization-Memphis will meet Thursday, March 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Accion CEO Janie Barrera will speak. Cost is free for members and $20 for nonmembers. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org or 466-6476.
The University of Memphis Law Review will hold its annual symposium Friday, March 22, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1 N. Front St. This year’s theme is “Breaking the Silence: Legal Voices in the Fight Against Human Trafficking.” Visit memphis.edu/law for registration information and a list of speakers.
Memphis Area Master Gardeners will host its Spring Fling garden expo Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Agricenter International, 7777 Walnut Grove Road. The free event will include lectures, demonstrations, children’s activities, and plant and garden vendors. Visit memphisareamastergardeners.org or call 752-1207.
The Downtown Memphis Commission board will meet Friday, March 22, at noon in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
The Orpheum Theatre will announce the 2013-2014 Harrah’s Broadway Season Friday, March 22, at 6 p.m. at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Doors open at 5 p.m. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host Brooks Uncorked, part of the 2013 Memphis Wine + Food Series, Friday, March 22, at 7 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The event will include more than 50 wines paired with dishes prepared by local chefs, live entertainment and a silent auction. Tickets are $125 at the door. Visit memphiswineandfoodseries.org.
The Buckman Performing Arts Center at St. Mary’s School will present ukulele master Jake Shimabukuro Friday, March 22, at 8 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis’ Youth United chapter will hold its annual yard sale Saturday, March 23, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 8185 Pine Valley Lane. Proceeds help build a Habitat home. Visit facebook.com/memphisyouthunitedyardsale or email email@example.com.
Church Health Center Wellness will hold an open house Saturday, March 23, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the center, 1115 Union Ave. The event will include facility tours, cooking demonstrations and exercise classes. Cost is free. Visit churchhealthcenter.org or call 259-4673.